There are many companies that offer commercial fleet services, but there is none as innovative, as customer focused and, frankly, as good as Aim Transportation Solutions. A huge part of Aim’s success is owed to one man’s game-changing technological prowess, big-picture vision and unwavering passion: Aim’s CIO and Vice President of Technology, John Reed.
John Reed recently celebrated his 30th anniversary at Aim, a feat that by itself speaks to his steadfast dedication to and enthusiasm for Aim and its mission. Since he came on board, Reed, and the remarkable team he’s assembled, has been setting the industry ablaze with technological innovation and envelope-pushing trends. For decades, he’s been a champion for Aim, his team members and the community where he lives and works.
Leadership Mahoning Valley is an extensive ten-month leadership training program that incorporates key community concepts, current leadership trends and unique training opportunities. Each year, the program’s selection committee carefully chooses a handful of exceptional individuals for this transformative journey, and Aim Transportation Solutions is proud to announce Trisha Mossor, Aim Business Development Manager, has been selected as a member of the Leadership Mahoning Valley Class of 2024. For Trisha, a dynamic and driven individual, this honor signals another achievement on a long list of accomplishments and the beginning of an exciting new chapter in her career.
Aim Transportation Solutions CIO & VP of IT, John Reed, has been named Youngstown Business Incubator’s Chairman of the Board.
The Youngstown Business Incubator (YBI) is more than just a business incubator. For the rebounding Youngstown and surrounding areas, it’s a lifeline. Fueled by extraordinary entrepreneurs, business leaders and technical experts, the YBI helps accelerate emerging businesses by providing an array of invaluable services, facilities, equipment and resource networks, all crucial to the revitalization of Northeast Ohio.
Representatives from Aim Transportation Solutions, including Co-President Scott Fleming, were among hundreds of attendees representing family-owned businesses at the Youngstown-Warren Regional Chamber’s second annual Family-Owned Business Recognition Dinner at the beautiful Lake Club in Poland, OH.
Talk to those Youngtown, OH, area business owners, and you’ll uncover a common and resounding pulse: Family. Youngstown’s heartbeat is family business. Since Black Monday, that ill-fated day in 1977 that marked the beginning of the end for steel businesses in the region, family-owned businesses have stepped up and sustained the community, providing jobs, giving back and keeping the regional economy afloat.
On Friday, March 11, Aim Transportation Solutions was awarded the National Presence Award at the Youngstown-Warren Regional Chamber’s Family-Owned Business Awards ceremony. We are proud to be a family-owned and -operated company with roots in Youngstown, Ohio. It’s key to how we’re able to deliver the resources and capabilities of a large corporation with the attention and care of a small, family-run business.
On July 7, an Aim Transportation Solutions truck and driver winded down Interstate 80, crossing state lines, hauling from New York City to Youngstown, OH, a bronze statue immortalizing the “Handshake for the Century.”
Two family-owned and -operated businesses both headquartered in Youngstown, OH build a partnership that spans multiple generations. In big cities and other parts of the country this may be a foreign concept, but in Youngstown it’s just another day.